In 2018, WildBlue Press released 29 new titles! Among those titles, twenty-one were under the true crime genre, four were thrillers, two mysteries, and one business book as well as one fantasy book.
From winning awards to being featured on National Television, our authors have accomplished some phenomenal feats in 2018.
International Best Selling author James Byron Huggins had high praise for BLUNT FORCE MAGIC by Lawrence Davis. Huggins said, “A realism that makes you laugh, makes you cringe, makes you horrified, and makes you glad you’re not part of the story! … Lawrence Davis is a writer to watch!”
Michael Fleeman wrote BETTER OFF DEAD: A Sordid True Story of Sex, Sin and Murder. Michael Fleeman is a former journalist for the Associated Press and a New York Times Bestselling author.
THE SHAWCROSS LETTERS along with author John Paul Fay were featured on the Dr. Phil Show in August of 2018. Co-Author Brian Whitney writes regularly for many popular websites, such as Alternet, TheFix, and Pacific Standard Magazine. Whitney, along with Anna Yourkin co-authored MY SON, THE KILLER in late 2018.
Oleg Konovalov launched business book CORPORATE SUPERPOWER, and has been featured and interviewed on numerous online publications such as the Entrepreneur Podcast Network, School for Startup Radio, Skip Prichard’s Blog, The CEO Magazine, JCG Executive Conversations, and Savvy Business Radio.
Robert Davidson, received tons of praise for his true crime book THE BEAST I LOVED. Raymond Teske, Jr., Ph.D., Professor at Sam Houston State University said “The book is gripping; it reads like the best of mystery novels and the reader cannot wait to find out what happens in the next section or chapter.”
International Best Selling author James Byron Huggins released four different books in 2018. THE RECKONING, HUNTER, DARK VISIONS, and CAIN. Huggins has won numerous awards for his writing and journalism efforts. Award-Winning actor Sylvester Stallone is set to star in the film-adaptation of James Byron Huggins’ novel, HUNTER.
Judith A. Yates’ 2018 true crime book BULLIED TO DEATH was released. Yates is guest speaker, lecturer, and instructor for organizations across the United States, to include Dallas Area Paralegal Association, National PFLAG (Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians & Gays), Texas Association of Licensed Investigators, and more.
Burl Barer, Edgar Award-Winning Author of Betrayal In Blue, had nothing but nice things to say about BURNED by award-winning journalist and columnist Frank C. Girardot Jr., and Lori Orr Kovach. Barer called BURNED a “red-hot true crime masterpiece,”.
John Ferak, author of WRECKING CREW, has been featured on various websites and multiple publications. He previously worked with the Wisconsin Investigative Team for USA Today Network and nine years working at the Omaha World-Herald Newspaper.
The final book we released in 2018 was PATHOLOGICAL, which was written by HENRY CORDES, who is an award-winning journalist in Omaha, Nebraska who has written several non-fiction books documenting stories in his native state. It is co-authored by Todd Cooper, who is a longtime writer for the Omaha World-Herald.